To ease your transition as you begin work in the Passaic Public Schools and participate as a member of the Education Association of Passaic (EAP), take the following actions:

  1. Sign up for email blasts: send your private (not school) email address to You will receive EAP and Passaic County Education Association (PCEA) email blasts with reminders, information, and links.
  2. Send your NJEA application to the EAP office. Ask your building representative with any questions.

Please note the following concerning your benefits: In year 1, you are eligible for the NJ State Health Benefits Plan, which will cost 35% of the premium. This amount is deducted from your pay. In year 2, you are eligible for Vision and Dental benefits. In year 3, you are eligible for Disability Insurance.